Auburn, Victoria, Australia 1904 – Geelong, Victoria, Australia 1982

"Epstein, Einstein? I can never remember!" [Self-portrait, contemplating Epsteins bust of Einstein] 1962 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin cream paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/40
Edition: edition of 40

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right within image in black pencil, 'Eric Thake 1962'. Titled lower right within image in black pencil, 'IN THE MELBOURNE GALLERY/ Epstein, Einstein? I can never remember!'. Inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, '7/40'. Inscribed by Thake at bottom of sheet, '(self-portrait, contemplating Epsteins bust of Einstein)'.
Dimensions: printed image 21.1 h x 30.6 w cm sheet 30.6 h x 23.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1972
Accession No: NGA 72.216
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Greeting card: Christmas
  • Purchased from Langsam Galleries, Melbourne, 1972.